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No 6308

Wednesday 22 May 2013

Vol cxliii No 31

pp. 544–578

Events, courses, etc.

Announcement of lectures, seminars, etc.

The University offers a large number of lectures, seminars, and other events, many of which are free of charge, to members of the University and others who are interested. Details can be found on Faculty and Departmental websites, and in the following resources.

The What’s On website ( carries details of exhibitions, music, theatre and film, courses, and workshops, and is searchable by category and date. Both an RSS feed and a subscription email service are available. ( is a fully searchable talks listing service, and talks can be subscribed to and details downloaded.

Brief details of upcoming events are given below.

Cambridge Central Asia Forum

Central Asia and the new trans-Eurasian connectivity: the ‘silk road reborn’, by Dr Shirin Akiner, at 3 p.m. on 27 May 2013

Cambridge Central Asia Forum

International programmes in Kyrgyz forestry: development of public participation, by Dr Olga Ulybina, at 11 a.m. on 23 May 2013

Language Centre

CULP’s Long Vacation courses, in seven languages and at different levels, now open for enrolment

McDonald Institute for Archaeological Research

John Alexander Seminar Series 2012–13: Refuge or routeway? Human evolution and palaeoenvironments at the headwaters of the Nile, by Dr Laura Basell, at 4.30 p.m. on 28 May 2013

McDonald Institute for Archaeological Research

R. R. Inskeep Memorial Lecture 2013: Tracing the behavioural evolution of Homo sapiens in southern Africa, by Professor Christopher Henshilwood, at 5 p.m. on 4 June 2013

Mongolia and Inner Asia Studies Unit

Explorations within and byond the music identity trope, by Dr Laurent Legrain, at 12 noon on 28 May 2013